B.C. film is looking real good in first VIFF 2017 programming announcement

August 21, 2017Entanglement, Never Steady, Never Still, Thunderbird Films, Thunderbird Releasing

Adrian Mack / The Georgia Straight The Vancouver International Film Festival revealed 12 titles in its B.C.-based Sea to Sky stream today (August 10)—the first programming announcement for this year’s festival. It’s pretty mouthwatering, with a nice mix of new and established talent, some major stars, much timeliness in subject matter, and an admirable bent … Read More


August 16, 2017Kim's Convenience, Thunderbird Films

CBC, Canada’s public broadcaster and the number-one media brand in Canada,* today announced broadcast premiere dates for its fall 2017 television season, featuring a uniquely Canadian lineup of new and returning series including Canada’s most-watched homegrown drama and comedy series, MURDOCH MYSTERIES and KIM’S CONVENIENCE.** New original series launching on CBC this fall include the highly anticipated miniseries ALIAS … Read More

Man Vs. Nature: Discovery’s Original Canadian Hit Series HIGHWAY THRU HELL’s Sixth Season Begins Sept. 5

August 15, 2017Great Pacific Media, Highway Thru Hell, Industry News, Thunderbird Films

TORONTO (August 15, 2017) – Facing vicious crashes and treacherous recoveries to keep vital trucking corridors open, B.C.’s heavy rescue operators are back for a new season of Discovery’s hit original Canadian series HIGHWAY THRU HELL, airing Tuesdays at 10 p.m. ET/ PT, beginning Sept. 5. Kicking off with a thrilling two-part premiere, the Top 10 entertainment specialty series … Read More

Toronto Film Fest’s Canada Slate Includes Premiere Of Netflix’s ‘Alias Grace’ – Full List

August 9, 2017Never Steady, Thunderbird Films, Thunderbird Releasing

Nancy Tartaglione / Deadline Touting homegrown talent, the Toronto Film Festival today unveiled the 26 titles that make up its Canadian slate. The lineup includes 25 features and one TV series, with the latter the world premiere of Alias Grace, the six-hour mini from Netflix, the CBC and Sarah Polley and Noreen Halpern’s Halfire Entertainment. Directed by Mary Harron … Read More

TIFF Reveals Full Canadian Lineup, Including ‘Alias Grace’ Series Premiere and Restored Classics

August 9, 2017Never Still, Thunderbird Films, Thunderbird Releasing

Kate Erbland / Indiewire At this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, the annual event will pay tribute to its home country with a number of options that span the past, present, and future of Canadian creativity. Per usual, the fest has unveiled a slew of titles that will make up its Canadian feature slate — 26 in … Read More